October 25, 2016

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CFSI 2016 Annual Conference: Advancing Responsible Sourcing

Posted: Oct 13, 2016 – 10:15 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 13 /CSRwire/ - The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI), a coalition of leading companies dedicated to improving the security and human rights conditions in their raw materials supply chains, today announced additional speakers for its annual conference in Santa Clara, California...

BrownFlynn and Sustainserv Form Strategic Partnership; Strengthens Sustainability Expertise and Geographic Reach

Posted: Oct 13, 2016 – 09:09 AM EST

BOSTON, CLEVELAND, AND ZURICH, Oct. 13 /CSRwire/ - BrownFlynn, a Cleveland-based corporate sustainability and governance consulting firm, and Sustainserv, a Zurich- and Boston-based corporate sustainability, analytics and communications firm, have entered into a strategic partnership. The partnership will leverage complementary capabilities to give...

Astellas Oncology Announces Winning C3 Prize™ Ideas in Virtual Reality, Online Patient Support and Fatigue-Reducing Light Therapy to Change Cancer Care

Posted: Oct 12, 2016 – 06:45 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 12 /CSRwire/ - Astellas Oncology announced the three winners of the inaugural C3 Prize a global challenge designed to acknowledge non-medicine innovations to improve the cancer care experience for patients, caregivers and their loved ones during the European Society of...

CBRE Study Finds San Francisco The Nation’s Greenest City

Posted: Oct 12, 2016 – 03:58 PM EST

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 12 /CSRwire/ - Institutional owners of office buildings continued to pursue green building certifications in the 30 largest U.S. markets during 2015. Continuing an upward trend over the past decade, green certifications are now held by 11.8 percent of all...

Norfolk Southern Supports Hurricane Matthew Recovery Efforts in Southeast

Posted: Oct 12, 2016 – 03:40 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 12 /CSRwire/ - Norfolk Southern is donating $50,000 to the American Red Cross to assist with Hurricane Matthew relief efforts across five Southeastern states. Hurricane Matthew brought heavy rains and flooding across NS service territory in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina,...

Office Depot Foundation Weekend in BOCA IX to Focus on Strategies for Making a Difference

Posted: Oct 11, 2016 – 02:30 PM EST

BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 11 /CSRwire/ - The independent, nonprofit Office Depot Foundation the primary charitable giving arm of Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) invites nonprofit organizations and anyone with a strong interest in serving the community to its Ninth Annual Weekend in...

Whirlpool Corporation Partners with How2Recycle to Help Consumers Recycle Product Packaging

Posted: Oct 11, 2016 – 11:17 AM EST

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Oct. 11 /CSRwire/ - Whirlpool Corporation today announced a partnership with standardized labeling system How2Recycle, which gives consumers simplified instructions on how to best recycle product packaging materials. Whirlpool Corporation becomes the first appliance manufacturer to become a member of...

Kiva and The MasterCard Foundation Announce Five-Year Project to Expand Financial Access Among African Smallholder Farmers and Rural Populations

Posted: Oct 11, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

San Francisco, CA, Oct. 11 /CSRwire/ - Kiva and The MasterCard Foundation today entered into a five-year, $7.9 million partnership to test and scale financial services and loan products tailored to the unique needs of smallholder farmers and rural populations in Sub-Saharan Africa....

CITGO and Special Olympics Arkansas Hit the Road for the World’s Largest Truck Convoy®

Posted: Oct 10, 2016 – 03:26 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Special Olympics Arkansas took to the highways of Arkansas for the Worlds Largest Truck Convoy to help raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics year-round programs for people with intellectual disabilities. On...

Sodexo Turf Management Team Implements Innovative Dry-jecting Solution to Combat Flooding

Posted: Oct 10, 2016 – 01:17 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - Students at Lake Forest Academy (LFA) are now playing soccer on fields that hosted world-class athletes earlier this summer after innovative ideas from world leader in Quality of Life services, Sodexo, and its turf management team solved...



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